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Assistant Professor of Music/Voice - Coastal Carolina University

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province (or you can select Remote): Conway, SC
Position: Assistant Professor of Music/Voice
Deadline: October 31, 2022
Posted: September 13, 2022

Job Description / Duties

The Department of Music at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Music (Voice). This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track appointment beginning in August 2023.

We are primarily seeking an accomplished and excellent applied voice pedagogue able to effectively train pre-professional singers in contemporary and classical singing styles. CCU graduates often go on to have successful performing careers in a variety of genres, therefore significant progress and development in the students’ applied voice studies will be expected. Candidates with secondary experience in commercial music, supporting CCU’s musical theatre and commercial music and jazz programs, will receive additional consideration.

Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate applied voice lessons (to students majoring in commercial music and jazz, musical theatre, music education, and voice performance), leading a weekly studio class, and preparing students for degree performances. The successful candidate may also teach other undergraduate music coursework based on the candidate’s expertise. Creative activity and/or research may include diverse areas of performance and pedagogy. Finally, this position requires service activities including attracting, recruiting, advising, and retaining students, and other service to the department, college, university, community, and profession.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

Interested candidates should electronically submit at http://jobs.coastal.edu 1) a letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) applied voice teaching philosophy, 4) creative activity/research statement, 5) diversity statement, 6) names and contact information for three professional references, and 7) unofficial transcripts. The committee may request audio/video recordings of performance(s) and applied voice and/or classroom teaching at a later date. Screening and evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Required qualifications: Doctorate or commensurate professional experience is required. University-level teaching experience is greatly preferred.

Salary: 62,000

Contact Information

Link to posting: https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/18201

Employer Profile

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

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